The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 132 98 111
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 124 175 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.73% 2.64% 2.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.53% 9.14% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 96 157 168
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,400 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Windows Server 2003
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1899 1915 2499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.50% 28.89% 29.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1597 2112
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East of England region.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +3 49 £43,750 +40.00% 3
Hertfordshire -51 38 £31,000 -11.42% 3
Suffolk -2 16 £17,500 -50.00% 1
Bedfordshire -9 10 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Cambridgeshire -17 8 £32,500 +31.31% 2
Norfolk -6 3 £42,500 +82.79% 3
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003.

1 288 (100.00%) Windows
2 223 (77.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 151 (52.43%) Microsoft
4 146 (50.69%) Active Directory
5 143 (49.65%) VMware
6 133 (46.18%) MS Exchange
7 110 (38.19%) VMware Infrastructure
8 106 (36.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 99 (34.38%) MS Excel
9 99 (34.38%) DNS
10 93 (32.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 88 (30.56%) MS Office
12 84 (29.17%) Citrix
13 83 (28.82%) Windows XP
14 78 (27.08%) SQL Server
15 75 (26.04%) ITIL
16 73 (25.35%) Windows 7
17 69 (23.96%) DHCP
18 65 (22.57%) VPN
19 64 (22.22%) Cisco
19 64 (22.22%) Firewall
19 64 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
20 59 (20.49%) Hyper-V
21 56 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
22 55 (19.10%) SQL
23 53 (18.40%) TCP/IP
24 50 (17.36%) Exchange Server 2003
25 49 (17.01%) SAN
26 48 (16.67%) Windows Vista
27 47 (16.32%) MCSE

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 133 (46.18%) MS Exchange
2 93 (32.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 64 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 50 (17.36%) Exchange Server 2003
5 38 (13.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 26 (9.03%) IIS
7 17 (5.90%) Lync
8 16 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 12 (4.17%) JBoss
9 12 (4.17%) WebLogic
9 12 (4.17%) Tomcat
9 12 (4.17%) GlassFish
9 12 (4.17%) WebSphere
10 11 (3.82%) OpenStack
11 9 (3.13%) Lotus Domino
12 5 (1.74%) SharePoint
13 4 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.69%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.35%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 99 (34.38%) MS Excel
2 88 (30.56%) MS Office
3 2 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.35%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.35%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.04%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.82%) IBM SmartCloud
2 4 (1.39%) Office 365
3 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.69%) PaaS
5 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (34.38%) DNS
2 69 (23.96%) DHCP
3 65 (22.57%) VPN
4 64 (22.22%) Firewall
5 53 (18.40%) TCP/IP
6 49 (17.01%) SAN
7 33 (11.46%) WAN
8 30 (10.42%) LAN
9 29 (10.07%) VoIP
10 17 (5.90%) VLAN
11 16 (5.56%) MPLS
12 14 (4.86%) Wireless
12 14 (4.86%) BIG-IP
12 14 (4.86%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (3.82%) iSCSI
14 9 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (3.13%) OSPF
14 9 (3.13%) BGP
15 8 (2.78%) VPLS
16 7 (2.43%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (3.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.43%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (2.08%) MySQL
8 6 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (2.08%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.04%) DTS
12 1 (0.35%) Oracle Discoverer
12 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (3.82%) Subversion
1 11 (3.82%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.69%) MSI
3 1 (0.35%) PVCS
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.35%) Toad
3 1 (0.35%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.35%) TestDirector
General
1 28 (9.72%) Finance
2 16 (5.56%) Retail
3 15 (5.21%) Manufacturing
4 11 (3.82%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.13%) Law
6 4 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.39%) Advertising
7 2 (0.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (18.06%) Analyst
2 48 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 40 (13.89%) Support Analyst
4 28 (9.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 27 (9.38%) Help Desk Support
6 25 (8.68%) Network Engineer
7 24 (8.33%) Technical Support
8 23 (7.99%) 3rd Line Support
9 22 (7.64%) IT Support
10 18 (6.25%) Consultant
11 17 (5.90%) 1st Line Support
12 15 (5.21%) Server Engineer
13 14 (4.86%) 2nd Line Support
14 13 (4.51%) Administrator
15 12 (4.17%) Desktop Support
16 11 (3.82%) Automation Engineer
17 10 (3.47%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 10 (3.47%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
17 10 (3.47%) Infrastructure Team Leader
17 10 (3.47%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.43%) .NET
2 5 (1.74%) X-Windows
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (0.35%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (0.35%) J2EE
3 1 (0.35%) Classic ASP
3 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.35%) CSS
3 1 (0.35%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.35%) Middleware
3 1 (0.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.85%) Blackberry
2 31 (10.76%) Clustering
3 17 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.21%) Mathematics
5 9 (3.13%) iPad
6 8 (2.78%) Replication
7 7 (2.43%) SecurID
8 5 (1.74%) Handset
8 5 (1.74%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.74%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.39%) iPhone
9 4 (1.39%) PDA
10 3 (1.04%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.04%) Pharmacovigilance
11 1 (0.35%) FMCG
11 1 (0.35%) Open Source
11 1 (0.35%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.35%) NHS
11 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 288 (100.00%) Windows
2 223 (77.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 106 (36.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 83 (28.82%) Windows XP
5 73 (25.35%) Windows 7
6 48 (16.67%) Windows Vista
7 43 (14.93%) Linux
8 40 (13.89%) Windows 8
9 29 (10.07%) UNIX
10 19 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (4.17%) Android
11 12 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
12 11 (3.82%) VMS
13 10 (3.47%) Windows 2000
14 9 (3.13%) CentOS
15 7 (2.43%) Windows Phone 8
15 7 (2.43%) Windows Phone
16 6 (2.08%) Ubuntu
17 4 (1.39%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (26.04%) ITIL
2 32 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (6.94%) Project Management
4 18 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 18 (6.25%) Migration
5 15 (5.21%) Time Management
6 14 (4.86%) Change Management
6 14 (4.86%) Load Balancing
7 12 (4.17%) Service Delivery
8 11 (3.82%) Mentoring
9 10 (3.47%) Problem Management
9 10 (3.47%) Document Management
10 8 (2.78%) Business Continuity
10 8 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (2.78%) Service Management
10 8 (2.78%) E-Commerce
10 8 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (2.43%) Coaching
12 6 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (2.08%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 55 (19.10%) SQL
2 28 (9.72%) PowerShell
3 13 (4.51%) Perl
4 12 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 11 (3.82%) C
5 11 (3.82%) Bash Shell
5 11 (3.82%) Korn
5 11 (3.82%) VB
6 10 (3.47%) VBScript
6 10 (3.47%) Java
7 7 (2.43%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.74%) C#
9 3 (1.04%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.69%) Python
11 1 (0.35%) Jython
11 1 (0.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 56 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (16.32%) MCSE
3 38 (13.19%) MCP
3 38 (13.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 25 (8.68%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (7.64%) MCITP
6 19 (6.60%) VCP5
7 18 (6.25%) CCNA
8 16 (5.56%) MCSA
9 15 (5.21%) Degree
10 14 (4.86%) CCNP
11 12 (4.17%) MCTS
12 10 (3.47%) MBCS
12 10 (3.47%) VCP4
13 8 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (2.08%) SC Cleared
14 6 (2.08%) Security Cleared
15 5 (1.74%) VCAP
16 3 (1.04%) MCSM
16 3 (1.04%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.13%) SLA
2 3 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.04%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (1.04%) GAMP
2 3 (1.04%) GCP
2 3 (1.04%) GMP
2 3 (1.04%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 146 (50.69%) Active Directory
2 110 (38.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (20.49%) Hyper-V
4 38 (13.19%) XenApp
5 37 (12.85%) vSphere
6 24 (8.33%) VMware ESX
7 17 (5.90%) XenDesktop
8 16 (5.56%) Terminal Services
9 14 (4.86%) XenServer
10 11 (3.82%) vCloud
11 10 (3.47%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (2.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 6 (2.08%) Xen
13 6 (2.08%) Forefront TMG
14 5 (1.74%) VMware Workstation
15 3 (1.04%) NLBS
15 3 (1.04%) ISA Server
15 3 (1.04%) VMware Server
16 2 (0.69%) Terminal Server
16 2 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 30 (10.42%) Backup Exec
2 15 (5.21%) SCCM
3 11 (3.82%) Puppet
3 11 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (3.82%) Ansible
4 10 (3.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (2.08%) WSUS
5 6 (2.08%) Opsview
5 6 (2.08%) EdgeSight
5 6 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (1.39%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.04%) SCOM
8 2 (0.69%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.35%) BMC Performance Manager
9 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.35%) MIMEsweeper
9 1 (0.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 151 (52.43%) Microsoft
2 143 (49.65%) VMware
3 84 (29.17%) Citrix
4 64 (22.22%) Cisco
5 40 (13.89%) HP
5 40 (13.89%) Symantec
6 25 (8.68%) Oracle
7 17 (5.90%) IBM
8 15 (5.21%) Apple
9 14 (4.86%) Red Hat
10 12 (4.17%) SonicWALL
10 12 (4.17%) F5
11 11 (3.82%) SaltStack
12 10 (3.47%) SolarWinds
12 10 (3.47%) Sophos
13 9 (3.13%) SAP
13 9 (3.13%) Lotus
13 9 (3.13%) EMC
14 8 (2.78%) Juniper
14 8 (2.78%) Dell
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